Prison Scandal Aftermath: New Plans To Combat Gangs, Root Out CorruptionA panel of leading Maryland lawmakers will be hearing from state corrections officials about actions being taken to address a contraband scandal at a state-run Baltimore jail.
Md. Lawmakers, Jail Officials Talk ProblemsThe Baltimore City Detention Center, built in the Civil War era, needs to be demolished and replaced, a lawmaker who toured the jail with a small group of Republican legislators said Friday.
Gov. O'Malley: 'Zero Tolerance' For Prison Sex ScandalGovernor Martin O'Malley said he knew for months about the federal investigation into a gang's criminal empire at the Baltimore City Detention Center and praised federal prosecutors. But now, correctional officers are slamming the state for a lack of staffing at the facility.
Scandal Behind Bars: Accused Prison Gang Leader & Guard He Impregnated Plead Not GuiltyTwenty-five people, including 13 correctional officers have been charged in a federal sting. Two of those suspects—an inmate and a correctional officer whom he impregnated—had initial court appearances Monday afternoon.
Jessup Guards Win Md. 'Honor Guard' HonorsA team of officers from the Maryland Correctional Institution in Jessup has won an annual honor guard competition.
Inmate Charged With Killing Jessup Corrections Officer Found Guilty Of MurderGuilty. That’s the verdict in the trial of the man accused of killing a corrections officer inside a Maryland prison. He could get the death penalty.